After a little consultation, we awoke our comrades, and explaining to them how matters stood, we determined upon a counterplot.
The king is only, or he appears, tricksy because you compel him to wind and counterplot.
She was warned in time, and thereupon hatched a counterplot for his destruction.
It was evident that I had been plunged into the center of intrigue, plot and counterplot.
But the waters were seething now, stirred to their very lees by plot and counterplot.
But you are entirely in the dark as to the purport of all this plot and counterplot?
The public is not always able to tell which was plot and which counterplot in the accomplishment of some intricate things.
As nearly as I could make it out, there was a counterplot against the Furious.
In reality there was a counterplot, and that in a dangerous quarter.
It was as though nature had stopped her orchestra in disgust at the plot and counterplot brewing on her darkened stage.